Team Colin Day @ Joyride 150 What an awesome way to kick off the 2019 cycling season. April 5, 2019 7-10PM Half price admission and rentals Joyride 150 (150 Bullock Drive, Markham) How to participate: Just say "Team Colin" when you register at Joyride. Boom. Bring your bike, rent a bike, wear a kit, wear … Continue reading News: Free Stuff
The Team Colin Big Gigantic Huge (and Very Large) Contest Giveaway Yeah, free Stuff. I love this community. So, each year for the last few years, I reach out to a few awesome people to see of they want to give stuff to the community. And they say yes. What kind of stuff? Lots and … Continue reading News: Free Stuff!
Epic Saturday, September 22, 2018. Hardwood Hills, ON. The Pulse Racing Fall Epic 8 Hour. Seven hours and 32 minutes. 10 laps. 100k. 2,200m of climbing. 4th place in the single speed cat. Awesomely epic. Gotta say, I was in my groove on Saturday. Awesomely epic...and awesomely sore. Here's the thing, I ride a lot, … Continue reading 78. 2018 Fall Epic 8 Hour
Graduation 3.0 Team Colin took on the Summer Epic 8 Hour at Hardwood Hills (presented by Pulse Racing) on Saturday, June 14, in a Triple Ess of Defiance (Solo-Single-Speed) and it was... Before I talk about the race, let me give some context. Hardwood Hills is never nice to me, and Epic 8 Hour races … Continue reading 72. Summer Epic 8 Hour
The 2018 Summer Epic 8 Hour (at Hardwood Hills) This Saturday will be my third solo kick at an Epic 8 Hour bike race, and my first kick at a summer jaunt... And my first attempt on my single speed (well, sort of). After the spectacular bonk that was the 2017 Fall Epic 8 Hour … Continue reading 71. What Have I Done?
Two Dudes, Two Forks, One Bowl Team Colin at the SingleTrack Classic! I have to say it. Phew. I'm glad the 2018 SingleTrack Classic is finished. Well, sort of. I'd race it again right now if I could, but the SingleTrack Classic, presented by Pulse Racing, at Hardwood Hills, was my third weekend on a … Continue reading 68. SingleTrack Classic
When in Doubt, Race Awesome. Awe. Some. AWESOMEAWESOMEAWESOME! What a great race. It was The Hardwood Fatbike Race: Race #4 in the 45NRTH Ontario Fatbike Race Series (p/b Cannondale, Substance Projects, and The Crank & Sprocket Bicycle Co.). Say that fast three times. Yes, seriously, that's the full name race. When the organizers announced the … Continue reading 63. Hardwood Fatbike Race
The Team Colin Really Big Giant Giveaway! Once again, Team Colin is holding a super sweet, totally awesome, massively huge, REALLY BIG GIANT GIVEAWAY. It's FUNTACULAR! It's BOOMTASTIC! It's a FUNDEMIC! My son suggested the first two names. Once again, mountain biking is about to get a little bit awesomer, with the Team Colin Really … Continue reading News: The Team Colin Really Big Giant Giveaway!
What. The hell. Was that? The Epic 8 Hour, presented by Pulse Racing, at Hardwood Hills was an absolute killer. I thought I was registering for a bike race. I thought I was going to ride a little 10k lap, on a few sweet trails at Hardwood Hills. I thought it would be challenging, and … Continue reading 55. The Epic 8 Hour
The 2017 Singletrack Classic: I AM TEAM COLIN. Last Saturday wasn't just my fourth time doing the Singletrack Classic, it was my first time doing the FULL DISTANCE (44k), and it was my fourth time TANKING the Singletrack Classic. I've never had good luck at the race. Never. But, year after year, I bring my game … Continue reading 44. Singletrack Classic ’17